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ERIC Number: EJ837780
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 17
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 56
ISSN: ISSN-1303-0485
Attachment Styles as a Predictor of Emotional Intelligence
Hamarta, Erdal; Deniz, M. Engin; Saltali, Neslihan
Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, v9 n1 p213-229 Win 2009
The purpose of this study is to examine if attachment styles predict emotional intelligence (intrapersonal, interpersonal, adaptability, stress management, and general mood). Participants of the study consisted of 463 (272 females, 191 males) undergraduate students selected randomly from different faculties of Selcuk University. Regression and correlation analyses were used for data analysis. Results indicate that there is a significant positive correlation between the secure attachment style and all subscales of emotional intelligence abilities. Results also indicate that attachment styles significantly explain emotional intelligence and secure attachment style predict all sub-dimensions of emotional intelligence. (Contains 7 tables.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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